School Intake Information

Royal School, Armagh

Royal School, Armagh

Royal School, Armagh - AQE Test scores

James 1st founded The Royal School, Armagh in 1608. It was one of three free schools that James 1st founded. (There are 4 other Royal schools.) Following the amalgamation with Armagh Girls’ School in 1986 the school now accepts both boys and girls and has about 700 pupils. It also has accommodation for 90 boarders who attend the school from all over the world. The school has been on its current site at College Hill since the 1770s. The school has a reputation for academic and sporting success and demand for places in year 8 is always high.

The Royal School Armagh uses the AQE Transfer Test results as part of its criteria for entrance into year 8.

Royal School, Armagh Intake Information for 2018

Contact Details

The Royal School

College Hill


BT61 9DH

Telephone/School Office

028 3752 2807